U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton, one of Brett Kavanaugh’s most vicious defenders, continues his scorched-earth policy against any who’d complain the serial liar, political partisan and accused sexual assaulter wasn’t fit for the U.S. Supreme Court. Cotton has been called down for his latest.
Cotton scheduled one of his many appearances on conservative mouthpiece Hugh Hewitt’s show. A Huffington Post writer posted his latest conspiracy theory on the late-developing hitch in speedy confirmation of fellow right-wing traveler Kavanaugh:
Tom Cotton done lost his mind.
Here he is on Hugh Hewitt’s show, saying Chuck Schumer secretly orchestrated a planned political campaign around Dr. Ford’s allegations starting in July. Egged on by Hewitt. This is not how this went down. pic.twitter.com/6J1yFg9YS1
— Jennifer Bendery (@jbendery) October 9, 2018
Soon popped up Preet Bharara himself, a former U.S. attorney and a sharp cookie. A couple of his retorts:
Cotton hasn’t explained the emergence of Deborah Ramirez, a Yale classmate of Kavanaugh, and Julie Swetnick as additional unrelated accusers. But give him time. Hugh Hewitt certainly will. And probably some of the local softball tossers, too.